Hi everyone! I officially finished up my Summer II semester which consisted of Maternity & Peds and I thought I'd write a couple tips on how to survive these two classes. First of all, Maternity & Pediatrics are extremely difficult classes- I struggled with Maternity in particular just because there is so much to know … Continue reading Surviving Maternity & Peds!🤰👶
Hey guys! I recently finished up my Spring II & Summer I block which consisted of 14 credits of (the dreaded) Medsurg I & II. I honestly felt super nervous on the first day of MedSurg just because I've heard so many horror stories about how it's considered a "weed out class" in nursing school. … Continue reading Surviving MedSurg 101📝
Hi guys! I just uploaded a couple videos on YouTube with step by step instructions on how to solve NCLEX med math problems (flow rates mL/hr, microgtt/min, infusion time). First of all, I am no math expert. I have always been absolutely horrible at math so when I heard that there would be medmath on … Continue reading MedMath YouTube Series!
"You're incompetent. Don't touch him" I heard my patient's family member utter those words with anger and I felt my face flush with blood as I stared blankly, completely frozen with fear while trying to think about what I had just done. If you're wondering what it is that I did to cause this family … Continue reading “You’re incompetent”
So this morning I was trying to do some math and figure out what fraction of nursing school I've finished. 14 divided by 4 is 3.5? I guess cheers to almost being 1/3 a way into this program! Okay this is one is going to be short, I promise. Studying/Exams March officially began semester 2 … Continue reading Nursing School! Month 3/14
"I'm not here to be a nurse- I'm only here because I have to get a BSN for CRNA or NP school" 🙄🙄🙄 The number of times I've heard that and tried to hold myself back from making a face of disgust and rolling my eyes. Let me get this straight. I have nothing against ambitious people … Continue reading “I’m not here to be a nurse”
Month #2 is already over? Kinda wish someone warned me that "we go 0 to 100, real quick" (I feel you Drake) And I'm officially done with my first semester of nursing school! Only 9 more to go! 😁 Studying/Exams I'm not going to lie, the material in the first 2 months was extremely dry. I … Continue reading Nursing School! Month 2/14